Lois is registered in Alberta as a physiotherapist and an acupuncturist(Traditional Chinese Medicine). She gradutated with a Bachelors of Physical Therapy(Hons.) from the University of Alberta, where she also completed her Certificate in Medical Acupuncture. In 1992 Lois studied advanced acupuncture training in Beijing, China. She has also studied Chinese Herbology. Lois believes integrating these two studied advanced acupuncture training in Beijing, China. She has also studied Chinese Herbology. Lois believes integrating these two professions allows her to treat her clients more efficiently. As a physiotherapist she finds acupuncture to be an effective treatment for pain and more complicated muscloskletal conditions. Acupuncture can address numerous other health concerns such as, but not limited to, headaches, sleep, digestion, women’s health and decreased immunity. Beyond exercise prescription, Lois analyzes client’s poor movement patterns to address long standing problems. Lois also incorporates joint mobilisations, dry needling and taping into her treatments as needed. She regularily participates in professional development in both of her professions to ensure her skill level is current and continues to meet the needs of all her clients. Lois has many years of experience treating a wide variety of conditions in clients ranging from young children to the elderly. ( Note: Lois uses “needleless” acupuncture with children and needlephobic clients.) When she’s not at work Lois likes to hike,kayak, garden, golf, spend time with family and friends and travel to far away places!
Massage Therapist. RMT